Big Kid, Design Reveal

Design Reveal: A Patriotic Boy’s Room

Patriotic Boy's Room

My latest design reveal is for an eight-year-old boy who was in dire need of a quiet space in the house to get his homework done and have some alone “boy time.” The room is relatively small and narrow, so we had to get creative with furniture placement and added a custom bench for extra seating and storage as well

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Bedding, Fab Finds, Room Decor, Wall Decor

Scalamandre: Amazing Wallpaper, Fabric and Trim

Blue Sheep

A few weeks ago, on one of those warm end of summer days, I jumped in the back of a yellow taxi to visit the legendary Scalamandre townhouse. To be very honest, many moons ago, I saw the name Scalamandre and thought it was pronounced “salamander.” Say it with me, Scal-uh-mahn-dray.  This legendary house of design has a very rich

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Baby Rooms, Toddler Room, Top Projects

Vote: June Room Finalists

Claire's Nursery

Summer officially begins this week, and things have quickly warmed up with the stylish and super rooms posted in the Project Gallery. There were so many fantastic rooms to choose from, it was truly difficult to pick our six finalists. This is a nod to all of you, creative and talented readers, so keep up the good work! Please let

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Do-It-Yourself, Toddler Room

My Little Surfer Dudes’ Beach Pad

Surfer Dudes' Beach Pad - DIY Palette Bed

In my last post, I shared all of my nursery projects. This week, I’m going to show where I am with my toddlers’ room. When we were planning nursery #3, we kicked it into high gear to get started on the other two boys’ shared room. You may remember the DIY toddler palette bed tutorial I shared, but not much

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Baby Rooms, Design Inspiration

And Baby Makes Three: My Nurseries

Owl Theme Boy Nursery

It is hard to believe that I started contributing as a design expert for Project Nursery over three years ago. This first room is the nursery design that I have to thank for it! Here is a little recap of three different budget nurseries I have designed for my three boys over the last few years. Nursery #1 – Brandt born

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Design Boards, Furniture, Tips & Trends

Jennifer DeLonge Talks Franklin & Ben

Copley Design Board

We love finding out what makes our favorite design mavens tick, and when we get a chance to pick their brains a bit, well it’s like Christmas has come early. That’s how we felt when Jennifer DeLonge was game to chat about her designs. Jennifer is, after all, the creative genius behind two collections for Franklin & Ben. It was such

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